It is more than understandable that you want to celebrate your kid’s birthday in an outdoor venue when you live in Dallas, Texas! There are so many unique and awesome places to host your little one’s celebration, from places right in the middle of nature, surrounded by breathtaking scenery, to amazing zoos home to exotic and unique species, waterparks, and more options in between.
Take a look at our top picks for outdoor venues to host the best kid’s birthday party!

Where: Palo Duro Canyon State Park, State Highway Park Road 5, Canyon, TX, USA

Palo Duro is the second-largest canyon in the country and it lies in the heart of the Texas Panhandle.

You can explore the canyon by foot, car, horse, or bike! There are plenty of Group Sites to rent and all sites offer picnic tables and plenty of space for kids to play and run around! Guests will enjoy a unique outdoor day! 

Where: 1629 Park Rd 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043, USA

At Dinosaur Valley State Park you can find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, and so much more!

If you want to celebrate a birthday party, you can have up to 20 or 40 guests and enjoy the fire ring, water nearby, two picnic tables, and plenty of space to run around!

Where: 4550 N Garland Ave, Garland, TX 75040, USA

If your kid was born in summer, what better venue to celebrate it than a water park?

Kids will have an unforgettable day! Packages start with a minimum of 8 guests and must be booked at least 7 days in advance.

Where: 650 South R L Thornton Freeway, Dallas, TX 75203, USA

The Dallas Zoo is known for throwing amazing birthday parties.

It not only plans events, but it also creates experiences! And your kid will have an unforgettable and unique celebration. The zoo has the perfect space to accommodate just about any function. 

Where: 1 Nature Place, McKinney, Texas 75069, USA

Birthdays at The Heard Museum are all about exploring the natural world!

Kids will enjoy the outdoors exploring the Heard Wildlife Sanctuary, and you can choose among unique party packages such as Classic & Dino Party Packages and Magic Planet Party Package.

Where: 1000 Central East Freeway, Wichita Falls, TX, USA

Castaway Cove Waterpark is another great option for birthday celebrations in the summertime!

Guests will enjoy hours of water fun. Discounts are available for groups of 15 guests and more.

Where: 1701 North 4th Street, Waco, Texas 76707, USA

Your kid will have the best birthday celebrating with the animals at Cameron Park Zoo!

You can choose from three great outdoor areas: Grammy Nells Playground Area (Located halfway around the Zoo- 3 tables above the playground area), Lemur Deck (No Shade, best for morning parties- 4 tables), and Gibbon Deck (Located across from entrance- 4 tables).

Where: 3321 S Custer Rd, McKinney, TX 75070, USA

Have a birthday celebration, an ‘’after game’’ team meal, or any gathering you’d like and enjoy delicious burgers!

You can choose among Spirit Nights, Pajama Parties, or Store Parties!

Where: 18814 Interstate 20, Canton, TX 75103, USA

Located between Dallas and Tyler in Canton, Splash Kingdom Waterpark features amazing water attractions for all ages.

Birthdays at Splash Kingdom are stress-free for you and fun for your kids. Sit back, relax, and let the staff handle everything!

Where: 700 N University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Make a party reservation at Rockwood Go-Kart Track any time of the year!

Guests of all ages will enjoy riding in the amazing go-kart track, playing rounds of miniature golf, and enjoying the shaded picnic area which is free for customers!

Where: 1989 Colonial Parkway, Fort Worth, Texas 76110, USA

If you want to give your child a once-in-a-lifetime birthday adventure, this is the right venue.

The Fort Worth Zoo offers customizable party packages, all-day admission to the Zoo for 30 guests, and a special gift for the birthday child!

Where: 1895 Campfire Circle, Dallas, TX 75232, USA

Besides the amazing slides and rides, this waterpark offers the Bahama Birthday Bash which includes full-day admission, one hour of party time in the reserved birthday area, choice of Kid’s Meal for each guest, cupcake for each guest, birthday shirt and Big Squirt for the birthday child, complimentary return visit ticket for the birthday child, party favors for each guest, and party host to assist your group!

Where: 3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Dallas, Texas, USA

Nature lovers will find the perfect birthday spot to celebrate their special day!

This is such a popular venue for kids’ birthdays that it fills very quickly! Make sure to make reservations with plenty of time ahead!

Where: 4040 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150, USA

With exciting games, delicious eats, and enough fun to go around no matter your age, your kids will have their best birthday yet!

Just select one of the Celebration Station party packages, and the staff will do the rest. 

Bird’s Fort Trail Park

Where: 5756 Riverside Dr, Irving, TX 75039

Have a small celebration at this 57.9-acre park that offers picnic areas and restrooms to have a comfortable time.

It’s very close to the Trinity River Paddling Trail and the whole family will love the beautiful scenery all over the park.

Where: 1301 Northeast Green Oaks Boulevard, Arlington, TX, USA

During the Mini Golf Party guest of honor is free and all attendees receive a coupon for future visits, rewards points, and a personalized colored golf ball to take home.

You may bring your own food, cake, plates, candles, and decorations. 

Where: 17717 Coit Road, Dallas, TX 75252, USA

Kids Fun Center Parties at Adventure Landing are filled with great options to give your little one an unforgettable celebration!

Kids will get to enjoy fun indoor and outdoor activities such as Mini Golf Game, Laser Tag Session, Bumper Boat Ride, or Go-Kart Ride! 

Towne Lake Recreation Area

Where: 1405 Wilson Creek Parkway

Towne Lake Recreation Area features play structures, a golf course, baseball fields, and a fantastic space surrounded by nature!

Spread out a blanket or head to the picnic tables and enjoy a unique birthday celebration in the outdoors!

Where: 8787 Park Lane, Dallas, TX, USA

Topgolf is a fun and easy idea for your next kids’ or teen birthday party.

No work, no stress, and no mess. Book online or create a custom package. Every guest will have a blast at Topgolf!

Where: 2201 Road to Six Flags Street, Arlington, TX 76011, USA

Gather a group of your kid’s best friends and plan a group visit to Six Flags!

Choose Six Flags Over Texas for your next event and wow your group! There are group ticket packages to match every event size and activity!

Where: 703 NW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX, USA

The Nature Center offers birthday parties in the Discovery Room!

Although most of the birthday activities are held indoors, kids won’t lose the chance to enjoy the outdoors.

Where: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Various indoor and outdoor locations are available for rent across the 66 acres of the Dallas Arboretum!

 There’s a professional team that can help plan your next company meeting, lecture, birthday party, rehearsal dinner, luncheon, wedding, or another private event.